The following information is from the Contra Costa Sheriff’s Office:
There is a gas leak in the area of Danville Boulevard and Stone Valley Road. An immediate evacuation has been ordered for portions of Alamo. Residents on Alamo Square Drive should leave immediately. Motorists should avoid Danville Blvd. Take only those essential items you have ready and can carry with you. Turn off all heat sources before you leave and lock your windows and doors as you leave. Pets must be in a carrier or on a leash. Stay off the phone unless you need to report a life-threatening emergency at your location. However, if you are physically unable to leave your home unassisted, call 9-1-1 for assistance.
A telephone emergency notification message has gone out to about 900 phone lines in the affected area in Alamo.
There are numerous street closures in the area.
Utility services and first responders are on scene handling the leak.
CLAYCORD NOTE: If you’re in the area, expect delays on I-680.